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The Amazing Thing That Happened When I Stepped Outside My Comfort Zone

Anne Hilker | Posted 09.18.2013 | Teen
Anne Hilker

I didn't have an iPhone and felt like I was the only one in my whole school without one. I was so annoyed but as I sat pitying myself I realized, "What was I doing?"

The One Thing You Should Be Doing This Summer

Katy Ma | Posted 09.18.2013 | Teen
Katy Ma

.ith the high stakes college admissions process looming over each high schooler, we are all simply trying to present ourselves in the best light possible. Unfortunately, it's all too easy to get lost in the "Will I get credit for this?" attitude. Bottom line is, we've all been there.

Why There's More To Summer Than Just Sitting On Your Couch

Celeste Yim | Posted 05.11.2015 | Teen
Celeste Yim

The notion of learning, especially during the summer, seems to imply dullness or monotony, but throughout a number of my summers, it has simply implied discovery. I really believe summer is not only a time to relax, but also a time to learn.

5 Reasons Why You Should Volunteer This Summer

Blake Kernen | Posted 08.03.2013 | Teen
Blake Kernen

I can think of dozens of reasons why I do community service or volunteer work, the biggest being that it helps others, and I can't think of any reasons why I wouldn't. So here are five reasons why a person should get involved with community service or volunteer work.